Image of the day 01/09/2019

Getting plate-solving status, please wait...
    Tarantula region in SHO palette, 



    
        

            Rick Stevenson

    Tarantula region in SHO palette

    Image of the day 01/09/2019

    Getting plate-solving status, please wait...
      Tarantula region in SHO palette, 



    
        

            Rick Stevenson

      Tarantula region in SHO palette

      Equipment

      Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
      Takahashi FSQ-85ED
      Imaging Cameras
      ZWO ASI 1600MM Pro
      Mounts
      Astro-Physics AP900
      Filters
      G · Chroma Ha 3nm · B · R · Chroma Oiii 3nm · Chroma Sii 3nm
      Accessories
      Takahashi 0.73x Focal Reducer
      Software
      PixInsight 1.8 · Seqence Generator Pro
      Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
      Borg Mini 50mm Guidescope

      Acquisition details

      Frames:
      Chroma Ha 3nm: 238x120" (7h 56')
      Chroma Oiii 3nm: 93x120" (3h 6')
      Chroma Sii 3nm: 73x120" (2h 26')
      Integration:
      13h 28'

      Basic astrometry details

      Astrometry.net job: 2447707

      Resolution: 3600x2523

      Data source: Backyard

      Description

      A portion of the Large Magellanic Cloud including the Tarantula Nebula, NGC 2070, and many other objects. Based on the same data as this more accurately coloured HaOiiiRGB image this is a more violent narrowband combination: Tarantula HaOiiiRGB

      Comments

      Histogram

      Tarantula region in SHO palette, 



    
        

            Rick Stevenson